Madison County History
History Through the Ages of People, Places, and Things
People came from miles around to watch basketball at the Wigwam. Jumpin' Johnny Wilson and others played there.
Sectional tournament play was a staple at the Wigwam with packed crowds and enthusiastic students and fans as eager spectators.
In 1911, Ray Harroun averaged 74.59 miles per hour to win the first Indy 500. His car was the 6-cycliner, one seater Marmon Wasp that he helped design.
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